View Gravestone Photos from across 
Iowa IAGenWeb Home   USGenWeb Home
  Gravestone Search    Cemeteries    Submit a Photo    History    IAGenWeb  


St. Patrick Cemetery
Jackson County, Iowa
Uploaded 1/4/2014 by
mstillie1952 [Email]

P.L. DEVANEY, farmer, Sec. 17; P.O. Cascade; was born in Dubuque Co. in 1840; his parents, Lawrence and Bridget, emigrated from Ireland to the Valley of the Red River of the North, and from there, with a Scotch colony, to this locality in an early day; his father died in 1846; his mother makes her home with her son, the subject of this sketch. Mr. Devaney had an honorable record as a soldier, having served three years during the civil war as a non-commissioned office in Co. I, 21st I.V.I.; was engaged in the battles of Hartsville, Mo., Magnolia Hills, Black River Bridge, Champion Hills, Spanish Fort and Blakely, Ala.; siege of Jackson, siege of Vicksburg, etc.; was honorable mustered out with his command at the close of the was. He has a form of 160 acres in Sec. 14 and 17. Religion, Catholic; politics, Democratic. He was married in 1871 to Miss Ellen Kennedy, a native of Charleston, S.C.; she died April 1, 1877; there are three children- James H., Mary A and Loretta.
“The History of Dubuque County"

Records Sharing This Photo

Locate Iowa Ancestors...

If you are doing Iowa research, you should visit IAGenWeb -- a prime source for Iowa genealogy records, family history, ancestor obituaries, other Iowa historical records.

Gravestone Photo


Copyright Laws Apply

See Our Terms of Use

Printer Friendly View

Search For More "KENNEDY DEVANEY" Gravestones


    Add a Post-em Note

    View Full Size Photo Post-em Notes may be used to add details about this record.
    Guidelines & Proper Use
    How To Update
    Forgot Your Password?

    Add A Post-em Note

    Your Name: (required)
    Your Email: Help (required)
      Notify me when others post to this record.
    Related Web Page: (optional) Help
      - URL:
      - URL Title:

    characters remaining.
    Password: Help (Required)

    There are no post-ems notes associated with this record.

    About This Site

    Thank you for visiting Iowa Gravestone Photo Project

    On this site you can upload gravestone photos, locate ancestors and perform useful genealogy research. If you have a relative buried in Iowa, we encourage you to upload a digital image using our Submit a Photo page.

    Contributing to this archive helps an untold number of family historians and genealogy researchers locate their relatives and complete their family tree.

    Searching for ELLEN KENNEDY DEVANEY in Jackson County Iowa?

    This site is designed to be helpful for anyone searching for:

    • KENNEDY DEVANEY ancestors in Jackson County Iowa
    • KENNEDY DEVANEY burials in St. Patrick Cemetery
    • KENNEDY DEVANEY vital records in Iowa
    • KENNEDY DEVANEY ancestors in Iowa
    • KENNEDY DEVANEY genealogy records in Iowa
    • KENNEDY DEVANEY surname records
    • KENNEDY DEVANEY family tree
    • KENNEDY DEVANEY burial records in Iowa
    Friends of IAGenWeb |  Join the IAGenWeb Team   |  Contact Us   |  F.A.Q.   |  Terms   |  GPP Projects   |  Site Admin

    Web Hosting Provided By ClickStart
    Affordable & Low Cost Web Design